Jan 29, 2013 6:00am EST
and mississippi as we head into the overnight. they are more deadly during the nighttime hours because most of us aasleep. tomorrow, the line moves through atlanta and charlotte, richmond, maybe even washington, d.c. after ice over the weekend. we are into severe thunderstorms. and it will pour rain here around chicago, detroit, indianapolis, we could see 3 to 5 inches of rainfall and flooding in this part of the country. the ground froze last week because it was so cold. now that ground is like concrete. the water falls off. in terms of the heat, just a sample of some cities. wisconsin in the 50s today. iowa in the 50s. some cities have gone to the low 60s in iowa this morning. down across florida, we're in the 80s. corpus christi could hit a high of 92 degrees this afternoon. the record is 86. guys, it would just shatter the old record high. >> eric, i had a friend who went to chicago and what was the -- who was the low in chicago and where is it now? it's like -- what's the -- i mean, it's a huge spread, isn't there, like unheard of. >> it is. chicago actually just got to 59, which ties the re
Jan 9, 2013 6:00am EST
. there will be flooding issues here. eventually the rain stretches up. if your concern is the mississippi river, anywhere from st. louis southward, the barge traffic will get improvements as we see the water levels rise. there are the flood watches in effect. eastern texas, almost all of louisiana, pushing into earn sw mississippi. those will be -- southwestern mississippi. those will be spots to watch. houston, corpus christi, storms firing. yesterday we broke a good streak. the longest streak ever recorded between killer tornadoes. it's been 198 days. and hopefully that's going to continue. the other story we'll watch, a january thaw in progress. chicago, 15 degrees above average today. louisville, about 14 degrees above average. we get toward tomorrow, approaching 70 in nashville, 67 in memphis. are you kidding me? by friday, we see the 60s in atlanta, 70s this weekend in d.c., well up into the 16. eventually we're going to cool things off, especially in the west. if you like winter, it's the rockies, the plains. friday into the weekend. the east coast staying warm. for folks in new york city, wouldn'
Jan 28, 2013 6:00am EST
folks visit. mississippi, alabama, louisiana or florida, they're gonna love it. shaul, your alabama hospitality is incredible. thanks, karen. love your mississippi outdoors. i vote for your florida beaches, dawn. bill, this louisiana seafood is delicious. we're having such a great year on the gulf, we've decided to put aside our rivalry. now is the perfect time to visit anyone of our states. the beaches and waters couldn't be more beautiful. take a boat ride, go fishing or just lay in the sun. we've got coastline to explore and wildlife to photograph. and there's world class dining with our world famous seafood. so for a great vacation this year, come to the gulf. its all fabulous but i give florida the edge. right after mississippi. you mean alabama. say louisiana or there's no dessert. this invitation is brought to you by bp and all of us who call the gulf home. >>> dow component caterpillar reporting this morning. after consulting with compsen that provides our earnings estimates apparently analysts knew about the charge but the $1.91, which excludes the 87 cents, goodwill and ch
Jan 16, 2013 6:00am EST
mississippi, alabama, maybe georgia, winter is coming back. >> we know all about it. andrew was late this morning because winter was here. >> that is true. >> george washington bridge was not my friend this morning. >> we heard that you were not even on the bridge yet. they closed -- >> they closed -- apparently the bridge was shut down for a while. >> the upper level or lower level -- >> the west side highway of also having problems. we were literally going backwards on the highway. to see try to get out. >> bad. i have 33 miles. it was bad. it was bad. >> sleety and bad. >> okay. >>> let's talk banks. financial leaders coming together today at the annual meeting of the securities industry and financial markets association, commonly known as sifma. joining us, chad helk, ceo of the global private client group at raymond james financial, also the chairman of sifma. good morning to you. >> good morning. >> what's on tap today? >> today's actually not the annual meeting. we're having a briefing with member of the press to talk about what's up in the agenda for this year. and what's on
Jan 2, 2013 6:00am EST
bowl. the wildcats turning in a 34-20 for mississippi state. we didn't mention south carolina which won in like seconds with a -- the touchdown. that was a big game. high kicking guy -- >> and anna storm was hosting -- >> the propane deal. >> yeah. >> is that different -- i have natural gas. if your -- >> you have propane on the side. >> if you're trying to delight and it doesn't light right away -- you got to turn it off and wait five minutes. i mean, even i know this. >> i was glad to see her back. did a wonderful job. >> you even have an electric thing on your deck -- >> hibachi. >> you have a little his batcher. do you have anything out there? >> we open the window. took it like that. >> and you can do a foreman grill inside. >> no. you chinese food come back. >> like from the first floor? >> you can do it inside with the foreman grill. >> we go to the hamptons. you know? >> yeah. that's right. i thought we weren't supposed to talk about that. >> there is no mance in the hamptons. >> they'll think there was. >> there was a staff in jamaica. >> what am i supposed to say? >> come on.
Jan 8, 2013 6:00am EST
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Jan 15, 2013 6:00am EST
affected in the northeast, but we want some help down here in mississippi or in other areas, too. some of that damage, some of what they were asking for was damage from other storms that were hit. is it fair to say that if this is a relief bill, if there are things put in for other storms, that that should be okay to go through? >> it should be part of the regular order. that's the problem here. the emergency designate d label has been abused. if you take a look at the past 0 years of these emergency bills, about two-thirds of them eventually come in over whatever the president requested. right now, they're about at the president's request on the senate side. a lot lower than the president's request in the house. but just wait until both chambers confer on a final bill. we could see a much higher price tag. that's the big worry here. >> your points are good ones. but at the same time, i believe october 29th or on 30th is the day of sandy. are there people who have left without their homes, i have neighbors whose homes were destroyed by these things. there have been businesses completel
Jan 17, 2013 6:00am EST
, you'll have a great time. especially in alabama. you mean mississippi. that's florida. say louisiana or there's no dessert. brought to you by bp and all of us who call the gulf home. [ male announcer ] how do you turn an entrepreneur's dream... ♪ into a scooter that talks to the cloud? ♪ or turn 30-million artifacts... ♪ into a high-tech masterpiece? ♪ whatever your business challenge, dell has the technology and services to help you solve it. nothing. are you stealing our daughter's school supplies and taking them to work? no, i was just looking for my stapler and my... this thing. i save money by using fedex ground and buy my own supplies. that's a great idea. i'm going to go... we got clients in today. [ male announcer ] save on ground shipping at fedex office. >>> tomorrow, life on the run. >>> welcome back to "squawk box." back to our guest host melody hobson, a walking example of what a jesuit college prep school can result in. >> i hope that's a good thing. >> claims number, five-year low, housing starts up 12%, safety bubble. >> ending. >> may be ending. andrew allude